Cajun music, an emblematic music of Louisiana, is rooted in the ballads of the French-speaking Acadians of Canada. Cajun music is often mentioned in tandem with the Creole-based, Cajun-influenced zydeco form, both of Acadiana origin. These French Louisiana sounds have
Ray Abshire Milton Adams (1918-2002) Acadien Cajun Band Les Amies Louisianaises Balfa Toujours La Bande Feufollet Maurice Barzas and the Original Mamou Playboys Basile Cajun Band Basin Brothers Bayeaux Jamie Bergeron and the Kickin’ Cajuns Lee Benoit and the Bayou
The Joie de vivre which is such an important part of Cajun French culture is communicated and demonstrated with food, music, drinks, and of course dancing.
Downtown Donaldsonville was originally constructed in 1806 in a manner that new developments of today can only hope to emulate. A predecessor of today’s “smart growth” principles, the streets were laid to reduce and virtually eliminate traffic congestion downtown, while at the same time making the entire 50-block historic district a walking community. Whether you are looking for a fully restored historic building, or would prefer to put your style into a home that needs some love, the opportunity exists here in Historic Donaldsonville. Surrounded by the beauty of the Mississippi River, and within walking distance of excellent restaurants and shopping, rest assure you that you will be happy in Donaldsonville.
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